Jan 09, 2019

Intern, Product Manager

  • Remitly
  • Seattle, WA, USA
Intern Finance Startup Network Fintech SaaS

Job Description

At Remitly, we help immigrant communities around the world send over $6 billion a year to their loved ones. Sending money is faster, easier, and costs less with our all-digital money transfer platform. Our vision is to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial service products on the planet. At Remitly, your work has a direct and positive impact on people around the globe. Your work matters, every day.

Remitly is looking for enthusiastic students/recent graduates to learn and experience Product Management at Remitly. As a member of the Product Team at Remitly, you’re an owner. You’ll be part of the team responsible for the vision, strategy, roadmap, and delivery of game changing products that delight our customers worldwide. You’re a born collaborator with a broad range of skills - you can talk technology with developers, user experience with designers, acquisition and retention with marketing, numbers with finance, and business strategy with leadership. You’re a fierce customer advocate with keen market insight. You’re an entrepreneur at heart and thrive in ambiguity. At the end of the day, you deliver.

Our internships typically last 3 months and give you an in-depth opportunity to see the product side of a fast growing fintech company.

Key Responsibilities

  • Be the customer advocate and leverage customer feedback, data analysis and market research to help develop and deliver revolutionary product features
  • Take ownership and accountability while working alongside various product teams (design, engineering product managers) to drive product and feature launches all while maintaining a strong end customer focus
  • Working backwards from the customer and in partnership with team members, develop effective functional specifications as well as create product/feature prototypes for implementation
  • With input from partner teams, identify key development milestones and then document as well as manage the delivery schedule.
  • Throughout the product life-cycle, capture, assess, and communicate status to team members, senior managers, and stakeholders

Qualifications

  • < 2 years product management experience
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills (SQL experience a plus); proven ability to leverage data in decision making
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • Strength in building relationships and effective communication with varied internal and external audiences
  • Basic knowledge of software development lifecycle, including design, development, test, build, deployment processes and timelines.
  • Basic knowledge of the product management lifecycle and product management tools.
  • Some Startup DNA - you will need to be flexible, pragmatic, strategic, tenacious, and take ownership of deliverables and outcomes
  • Some analytical and quantitative skills; with the ability to leverage data in decision making
  • May have some experience leading/managing small to medium scale projects
  • May have basic technical scoping skills

Who We Are

Remitly is an independent digital remittance company that transfers over $6 billion in annualized volume through its proprietary global money transfer network across Africa, Asia, Central, and South America. Its reliable and easy-to-use mobile app makes the process of sending money faster, easier, more transparent and less costly by eliminating the forms, codes, agents, extra time and fees typical of the traditional, century-old money transfer process. Remitly is backed by industry-leading investors, World Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC), Naspers' PayU, Silicon Valley Bank, Stripes Group, DFJ, DN Capital, QED Investors, Trilogy Equity Partners, Bezos Expeditions, Founders' Co-Op, and TomorrowVentures. The company is headquartered in Seattle, with additional offices in London, the Philippines, and Nicaragua. For more information, visit remitly.com.

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals seeking employment at Remitly are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

Remitly is an eVerify Employer.